The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Perl
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 21 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Perl 122 96 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.28% 6.47% 7.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.72% 10.86% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 114 86 94
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,044 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
889 884 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 74.89% 59.57% 65.91%
Number of salaries quoted 747 723 880
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,400 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Perl
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region.

Perl Salary Trend in Cambridge

Perl
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Perl Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Perl.

1 139 (70.92%) Python
2 135 (68.88%) Linux
3 100 (51.02%) Degree
4 93 (47.45%) Java
5 80 (40.82%) Bash Shell
6 72 (36.73%) C++
7 66 (33.67%) JavaScript
8 63 (32.14%) Computer Science
9 60 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
10 59 (30.10%) Windows
11 57 (29.08%) Software Engineering
12 48 (24.49%) MySQL
13 45 (22.96%) SQL
14 43 (21.94%) C
15 34 (17.35%) Wireless
16 33 (16.84%) Amazon AWS
17 32 (16.33%) VMware
18 31 (15.82%) DevOps
19 30 (15.31%) QA
20 28 (14.29%) Puppet
20 28 (14.29%) Mathematics
21 27 (13.78%) Data Visualisation
21 27 (13.78%) Visualisation
21 27 (13.78%) VMware Infrastructure
22 26 (13.27%) Cross-Platform Development
23 25 (12.76%) Opscode Chef
23 25 (12.76%) Git (software)
23 25 (12.76%) Bioinformatics
23 25 (12.76%) Bluetooth
24 24 (12.24%) Ruby

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (8.67%) Apache
2 14 (7.14%) nginx
2 14 (7.14%) OpenStack
3 9 (4.59%) ColdFusion
3 9 (4.59%) IIS
4 7 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.55%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (1.53%) Jetty
6 3 (1.53%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.53%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.02%) Drupal
7 2 (1.02%) WordPress
8 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.51%) Luigi
Cloud Services
1 33 (16.84%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.59%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (4.59%) AWS Lambda
3 8 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (17.35%) Wireless
2 25 (12.76%) Bluetooth
3 22 (11.22%) Wi-Fi
4 17 (8.67%) 802.11
5 14 (7.14%) DNS
5 14 (7.14%) HTTP
6 11 (5.61%) LDAP
6 11 (5.61%) TCP/IP
7 8 (4.08%) DHCP
7 8 (4.08%) Internet
8 7 (3.57%) Firewall
8 7 (3.57%) SAN
9 6 (3.06%) BGP
9 6 (3.06%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (2.04%) SMTP
10 4 (2.04%) SNMP
10 4 (2.04%) SSL
10 4 (2.04%) VLAN
11 3 (1.53%) LAN
11 3 (1.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (24.49%) MySQL
2 14 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.59%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (4.59%) Big Data
4 7 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.53%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.51%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.51%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (12.76%) Git (software)
2 17 (8.67%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.10%) TeamCity
4 9 (4.59%) Vagrant
5 8 (4.08%) JIRA
6 5 (2.55%) Subversion
7 3 (1.53%) Buildbot
7 3 (1.53%) HP UFT
7 3 (1.53%) Selenium
8 2 (1.02%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.02%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.51%) Ant
9 1 (0.51%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.51%) Hudson
9 1 (0.51%) Robot Framework
General
1 20 (10.20%) Electronics
2 5 (2.55%) Finance
3 3 (1.53%) Law
4 2 (1.02%) Automotive
4 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.51%) Advertising
5 1 (0.51%) Banking
5 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (33.16%) Software Engineer
2 51 (26.02%) Developer
3 30 (15.31%) Java Developer
3 30 (15.31%) Linux Engineer
4 29 (14.80%) Embedded Engineer
4 29 (14.80%) Java Engineer
5 28 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
6 26 (13.27%) DevOps Engineer
7 24 (12.24%) Software Developer
8 23 (11.73%) Development Engineer
8 23 (11.73%) Software Development Engineer
9 22 (11.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 20 (10.20%) C++ Software Engineer
11 16 (8.16%) Java Software Developer
11 16 (8.16%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
11 16 (8.16%) Senior Software Engineer
11 16 (8.16%) Test Engineer
12 15 (7.65%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 15 (7.65%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 15 (7.65%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.18%) 802.1X
2 17 (8.67%) .NET
3 16 (8.16%) XML
4 13 (6.63%) CSS
4 13 (6.63%) HTML
4 13 (6.63%) LAMP
5 9 (4.59%) JSON
6 8 (4.08%) ASP.NET
6 8 (4.08%) Web Services
7 7 (3.57%) HTML5
7 7 (3.57%) Natural Language Processing
7 7 (3.57%) POSIX
8 6 (3.06%) REST
9 5 (2.55%) LEMP Stack
10 4 (2.04%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (2.04%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (1.53%) D3.js
11 3 (1.53%) Ext JS
11 3 (1.53%) RESTful
12 2 (1.02%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 63 (32.14%) Computer Science
2 20 (10.20%) Linux Command Line
3 10 (5.10%) Private Cloud
4 7 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.06%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.06%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (2.04%) Grid Computing
6 4 (2.04%) Internet of Things
6 4 (2.04%) Life Science
6 4 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.04%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.53%) ASIC
7 3 (1.53%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.53%) User Experience
7 3 (1.53%) Verilog
8 2 (1.02%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.02%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 135 (68.88%) Linux
2 59 (30.10%) Windows
3 22 (11.22%) Unix
4 15 (7.65%) Android
5 14 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 11 (5.61%) CentOS
7 10 (5.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (4.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (4.08%) Ubuntu
10 7 (3.57%) Mac OS X
11 5 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
12 4 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (29.08%) Software Engineering
3 31 (15.82%) DevOps
4 28 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 27 (13.78%) Data Visualisation
5 27 (13.78%) Visualisation
6 26 (13.27%) Cross-Platform Development
7 25 (12.76%) Bioinformatics
8 24 (12.24%) SDLC
9 22 (11.22%) Mentoring
10 19 (9.69%) Informatics
11 17 (8.67%) Scrum
12 15 (7.65%) Android Development
13 14 (7.14%) Automated Testing
13 14 (7.14%) Configuration Management
14 11 (5.61%) Test Automation
15 10 (5.10%) Prototyping
16 9 (4.59%) Coaching
16 9 (4.59%) Computer Vision
16 9 (4.59%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 139 (70.92%) Python
2 93 (47.45%) Java
3 80 (40.82%) Bash Shell
4 72 (36.73%) C++
5 66 (33.67%) JavaScript
6 45 (22.96%) SQL
7 43 (21.94%) C
8 24 (12.24%) Ruby
9 21 (10.71%) C#
10 13 (6.63%) Tcl
11 11 (5.61%) PHP
12 10 (5.10%) Lua
12 10 (5.10%) PowerShell
13 8 (4.08%) MATLAB
14 5 (2.55%) Embedded C
15 2 (1.02%) Assembly Language
15 2 (1.02%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.51%) tcsh
Qualifications
1 100 (51.02%) Degree
2 1 (0.51%) PhD
2 1 (0.51%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (15.31%) QA
System Software
1 27 (13.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (8.67%) Firmware
3 11 (5.61%) KVM
4 6 (3.06%) Docker
5 5 (2.55%) NFS
5 5 (2.55%) Samba
6 3 (1.53%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.02%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.51%) LXC
8 1 (0.51%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (14.29%) Puppet
2 25 (12.76%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (9.69%) Nagios
4 13 (6.63%) Ansible
5 9 (4.59%) Packer
6 7 (3.57%) Salt
7 4 (2.04%) Kibana
7 4 (2.04%) logstash
8 3 (1.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (1.02%) Grafana
9 2 (1.02%) Munin
9 2 (1.02%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (16.33%) VMware
2 17 (8.67%) Sun
3 10 (5.10%) Oracle
4 9 (4.59%) Cisco
5 6 (3.06%) Juniper
6 5 (2.55%) Serena
7 4 (2.04%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.53%) Brocade
8 3 (1.53%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.02%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.02%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.51%) CA
10 1 (0.51%) IBM
10 1 (0.51%) Intel
10 1 (0.51%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.51%) Vyatta
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The North Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Hinxton, Cambridge
360 Resourcing
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Abcam
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 24 days ago